Academic Position in Addictions
University of Calgary
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The Department of Psychiatry, in the Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, invite applications for a Contingent Term appointment at the Professor level.
Qualifications include an MD, certification in Psychiatry, eligibility for regular licensure in the Province of Alberta, in the area of Focused Competence (AFC) in Addiction Medicine and be certified in Addiction Medicine with more than ten years of additional education experience. Applicants must present evidence of a strong publication record. The successful candidate will have 40% protected time for academics, focused primarily in the area of Addiction Psychiatry. Experience in serving as the fellowship Director and Competence Committee Chair at the postgraduate level for psychiatry residency program is preferred. This position will have direct involvement in the design and delivery of workshops and other CPD activities related to Addiction Psychiatry.
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The University of Calgary recognizes that candidates have varying career paths and that career interruptions can be part of an excellent academic record. Candidates are encouraged but not required to provide any relevant information about their experience and/or career interruptions to allow for a fair assessment of their application. Selection committees have been instructed to give careful consideration to, and be sensitive to the impact of career interruptions, when assessing the candidate’s research productivity.
Interested individuals are encouraged to submit an application online via University of Calgary Careers webpage using the ‘Apply Now’ link.
Please be aware that the application process allows for a maximum of four attachments. Your four application attachments should be organized to contain the following (you are encouraged to merge documents to reduce the number of attachments):
• Cover letter
• Curriculum vitae
• Research interest statement (not to exceed 2 pages)
• Leadership statement including equity, diversity and inclusion considerations (not to exceed 2 pages)
• The names and contact information for three (3) referees. Reference letters will not be required unless the applicant is short-listed for a visit/interview.
View full posting and apply: https://careers.ucalgary.ca/jobs/13945953-academic-position-in-addictions-department-of-psychiatry-cumming-school-of-medicine
For more information please contact:
Valerie Taylor email@example.com
Valerie Taylor, MD, PhD, FRCPC
Professor & Head, Department of Psychiatry
Cumming School of Medicine
University of Calgary
Application deadline: March 11, 2024
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